Dr. Emil Matei, MD

Dr. Emil Matei, MD

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Dr. Emil Matei, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

Memorial Division of General Surgery

601 N Flamingo Rd Ste 409

Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Medical Plan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Matei's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matei performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Matei performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Obesity
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matei treats Obesity more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Matei treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matei performs Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery) more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Matei performs this procedure more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Matei's conditions and procedures:

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon Cancer
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Emil Matei, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    New York Hospital Queens
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2002
    Botsford General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology
    Medical School
    2001
  • 1997
    Hospitals Of The University Of Picardy
    Residency Hospital
    1997

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Matei's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Matei

4.9

Based on 113 reviews

5 Stars
93.80530973451327%
(106)
4 Stars
2.6548672566371683%
(3)
3 Stars
2.6548672566371683%
(3)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0.8849557522123894%
(1)

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Dr Matei Is an incredible surgeon. Him and his staff have an extensive training and are very knowledgeable everyone is more than happy to answer any questions that you have and put your mind at ease before surgery . This is a team that believes in bariatric surgery and they believe in each other....Read More
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thanks to dr. matei my life change I am very grateful for your help to this new life
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Everything was excellent.
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Excellent surgeon!! Recently has VSG and pain is subsiding already . I? feel fuller faster but with minimum side effects. Dr. Matei’s bedside manners are unbelievable!!! Day of surgery, if you have an jitters, he comes around pre- procedure to alleviate all! Team Matei is the best!
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I want to thank Dr.matei and his team for Their hard work and great attitude Karla thank you for being attentive and answering all my emails Anne thank for you great smile and making me laugh dr. Matei thank you for you honesty and great attitude and very direct person. I felt that I received a lot...Read More
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Locations

Memorial Division of General Surgery

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(954) 228-6807
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Ambetter
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Dimension Health
Dimension Health PPO
Freedom Health
Freedom 1st Medicaid SNP
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Magellan Health Services
Magellan Health Services HMO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Preferred Medical Plan
RockPort Health Care
CCO/Rockport
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Three Rivers Provider Network
Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
Tricare
Family Health Plan HMO
Family Health Plan POS
Family Health Plan PPO
Prime
Standard
TRICARE Active Duty Dental Program
TRICARE Dental Program
TRICARE Extra
TriCare for Life
Tricare HMO
Tricare PPO
TRICARE Prime Overseas
TRICARE Prime Remote
TRICARE Prime Remote Overseas
TRICARE Reserve Select
TRICARE Retired Reserve
TRICARE Retiree Dental Program
Tricare South
TRICARE Standard Overseas
TRICARE Young Adult - Standard Option
TRICARE Young Adult -Prime Option
TRICARE Young Adult Prime Option (Prime Remote)
TRICARE Young Adult Prime Option (USFHP)
TRICARE Young Adult Prime Option Overseas
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
Options PPO

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Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL

Memorial Hospital Pembroke

Pembroke Pines, FL